Some hotels manage the feat of creating a buzz before they are even open, and for these five properties below, that’s certainly true.
1. Zadùn Ritz-Carlton Reserve
Opening on the dramatic coastline of San José del Cabo in Mexico, this luxury retreat features 115 villas, many of them equipped with private pools, as well as Ritz-Carlton Reserve Residences. The place also boasts two championship golf courses and will maintain a botanical park with the desert flora.
2. J.K.Place Paris
Set in a former embassy building on rue de Lille in Paris in the chic 7th arrondissement between St-Germain-des-Près and the Musée d’Orsay, the hotel infuses its interiors with the sense of place, thanks to furniture commissioned from French designers as well as antiques sourced from Parisian flea markets. J.K. Place Paris features a spa and pool and an all-day Italian restaurant Casa Tua or “Comme chez-soi” as the French would translate.
3. The Equinox New York
Built high above Hudson Yard, one of the most expensive and exclusive urban development across the world, next to the Hudson river, the very first Equinox Hotel to open brings a whole new way of building a better life through advance wellness and holistic spa. Rooms, suites and public areas are modern, spacious, incredibly bright and meticulously + intuitively appointed so the technology wont represent any challenge at any time.
4. Raffles Singapore
Even icons need a refresh and the 131-year-old colonial hotel reopens its doors this summer. When it first opened, the property boasted 10 rooms. Today it’s an all-suite hotel. Fresh and bright, colonial feel but 21st century tech! 5 restaurants, 6 bars, the world-famous boutique, spa and exclusive yoga classes in the beautiful gardens.
5. Bairro Alto Lisbon
The chic yet bohemian Bairro Alto in the heart of a vibrant Lisbon is where tradition meets irreverence at every corner. A member of The Leading Hotels of the World, Bairro Alto Hotel has set the standards for 5-star luxury boutique hotels in Portugal. The Hotel’s architecture preserves elements from iconic buildings from the 18th century, creating a surprising harmony between classic and contemporary. With its provocative charm, it offers guests a superior and highly personalized service, always catering to their every need. Do not miss the sunset on the hotel’s elegant roof top.